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Add some spice to your life with these quick, authentic and easy Indian recipes, including a variety of vegan and vegetarian offerings.

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    33 Indian Main Dishes You’ll Love to Make

    We all have our favorite Indian main dishes—but how much food from the subcontinent have you really sampled? Check out this food tour of the country, with some tried-and-true classics plus brand-new flavors.

    The Indian Bread Types You Need to Know

    Indian cuisine is known for its leavened and unleavened flatbread. Here are Indian bread types that are quite popular across...


    15 Essential Indian Cooking Tools for Your Kitchen

    Build a starter kit of Indian cooking tools that will help you make authentic Indian dishes. Your homemade food will...


    14 Indian Dessert Recipes You’ve Never Made Before

    Full of aromatic spices, topped with pistachios or soaked in rose syrup, these traditional Indian dessert recipes will light up...


    26 Essential Indian Spices and Herbs

    The fragrant spices below are an integral part of everyday Indian cooking. Of course, there are many more herbs and...

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    12 Indian Chicken Recipes

    Add a little spice to your weeknight rotation by trying out these Indian chicken recipes.


    Samosa Potpie

    The go-to appetizer at any Indian restaurant, samosas are reimagined as a delicious main-dish potpie. The heavily spiced potato and...

    How to Make (and Use!) Garam Masala

    This easy garam masala recipe will bring out the best aromas and flavors in your Indian dishes. You can have...


    Indian Rice and Carrot Pudding

    This Indian carrot pudding recipe is rich in flavor and very easy to prepare. —Daljeet Singh, Coral Springs, Florida


    Tandoori Masala Chicken Sandwiches

    This recipe combines spices from my Indian roots with a modern twist. If you want to add some extra heat...


    How to Make Gulab Jamun, the Indian Dessert Everyone Should Know

    It's easier than you think to learn how to make gulab jamun, the irresistible Indian dessert flavored with rose...

    Indian-Spiced Tilapia Sticks

    These flavorful Indian-spiced fish sticks please my whole family. Serve them with the creamy dipping sauce. —Jessie Grearson, Falmouth, Maine


    How to Make Besan Ladoo

    Besan ladoo is a simple, but delicious, Indian dessert made with just a handful of ingredients.


    Samosas

    This samosa recipe is one of my family's absolute favorites. These crispy dough pockets are stuffed with potatoes and peas,...


    Gobi Aloo

    Aloo gobi is a very popular Indian recipe. In northern India, where I'm from, we call it gobi aloo. This...


    Mint Chutney

    This versatile mint chutney recipe pairs well with samosas, sandwiches and salads! Its herby, bright flavor dresses up any dish....

    Malai Kofta

    Learn how to make malai kofta! This popular Indian recipe consists of delicious potato and cheese balls in a velvety...


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    Samosas

    This samosa recipe is one of my family's absolute favorites. These crispy dough pockets are stuffed with potatoes and peas...


    10 Indian Recipes You Didn’t Know You Could Air-Fry

    You can achieve deep-fried crispiness, minus the oil and calories, with help from an air fryer. From popular snacks like...


    16 Flavorful Recipes Using Garam Masala

    Try one of these recipes that use garam masala for dinner tonight! Just a pinch of this aromatic spice will...


    How to Make Rice Kheer, the Indian Rice Pudding You Need in Your Life

    Learn how to make the most delicious kheer in an Instant Pot. It's a dump-and-stir recipe with just one...


    A 7-Day Indian Dinners Meal Plan

    Get ready for lots of chicken! These Indian-inspired dinners are better than takeout. Whether you are used to Indian flavors...


    How to Make Paneer: A Step-by-Step Guide

    You can learn how to make paneer, a soft Indian cheese, with the guide below. You'll need only two ingredients:...


    How to Make a Simple Red Lentil Dal at Home

    This masoor dal, or red lentil dal, is aromatic and simple to make at home. It's a flavorful weeknight meal,...

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    How to Use Rose Water for Cooking and Baking

    You can use rose water for cooking and baking everything from pudding to cookies—these tips and recipes will help you...


    How to Make Butter Chicken

    Learn how to make butter chicken, or murgh makhani, a popular Indian dish packed with the flavors of garam masala,...


    The Most Popular Diwali Sweets

    Every Diwali, South Asians light up their homes and dress up for the biggest Hindu festival of the year. While...


    The 10 Best Indian Cookbook Titles to Get You Started

    Hungry for some delicious Indian food? Skip the takeout! We're recommending the best Indian cookbooks for beginners. While waiting...


    What Is Mishti Dessert?

    No meal in South Asia is complete without mishti.


    Coconut Garlic Naan

    I love the airy, chewy inside and the crisp, salty exterior of this garlic naan recipe. Using ingredients like whole...